10A NCAC 25K .0503       INTERVENTIONS

The primary objective of the retrospective Drug Use Review is to provide education to pharmacists and prescribers, both individually and collectively, in order to improve prescribing and dispensing practices.  The intervention and educational programs shall be developed by the Drug Use Review Board and shall be updated as more information is available from the retrospective review process.

The Drug Use Review Board may establish referral processes to the Board of Pharmacy, the Board of Medical Examiners, the Board of Dental Examiners, other health care licensing agencies, or the Division of Medical Assistance Program Integrity Section for individual pharmacists or prescriber who continue to demonstrate patterns of prescribing or dispensing which put the Medicaid recipient at risk from drug therapy problems even after repeated warnings through Drug Use Review interventions.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 108A‑68; Social Security Act Section 1927(g);

Eff. January 4, 1993;

Transferred from 10A NCAC 22M .0303 Eff. May 1, 2012;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. July 23, 2016.